Training of Working Memory in Children With ADHD

@article{Klingberg2002TrainingOW,
  title={Training of Working Memory in Children With ADHD},
  author={Torkel Klingberg and Hans Forssberg and Helena Westerberg},
  journal={Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology},
  year={2002},
  volume={24},
  pages={781 - 791}
}
Working memory (WM) capacity is the ability to retain and manipulate information during a short period of time. This ability underlies complex reasoning and has generally been regarded as a fixed trait of the individual. Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) represent one group of subjects with a WM deficit, attributed to an impairment of the frontal lobe. In the present study, we used a new training paradigm with intensive and adaptive training of WM tasks and evaluated… Expand
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